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Aug 07 1987 (SC)

R.D. Gupta and ors. Vs. Lt. Governor, Delhi Admn. and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1987SC2086; JT1987(3)SC259; 1987(2)SCALE226; (1987)4SCC505; [1987]3SCR808

..... pursuance thereof, the delhi municipal corporation was constituted amalgamating within itself a few other smaller civic ..... union territory of delhi there are two main civic bodies viz. the new delhi municipal committee (for short of ndmc) and the delhi municipal corporation (for short the mcd). the ndmc comprises of new delhi as it existed prior to 1947 and was constituted under the punjab municipal act, 1911. the ndmc discharges all civic functions including supply of water and electricity in ..... the areas falling within its jurisdiction. in 1957 the delhi municipal corporation act came to be enacted and in ..... the set up of the desu and its staff pattern and the staff pattern of desu. the ndmc, as already stated, is governed by the punjab municipal act while desu is governed by the delhi municipal corporation act, 1957. the set up of the ndmc is that of an integrated unit comprising all the three wings while the set up under the .....

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Nov 28 1975 (HC)

Kailash Nath and Associates and ors. Vs. New Delhi Municipal Committee ...

Court : Delhi

Reported in : ILR1976Delhi426

..... the constitution of india is directed against the imposition of house-tax by the new delhi municipal committee on a building known as 'kanchenjunga' in plot no. 18, barakhamba road, new delhi, under the provisions of the punjab municipal act, 1911 as applicable to new delhi for the year april 1, 1973 to march 31, 1974. ..... for interference. the propositions of law pleaded by the petitioners are disputed. (4) section 61 of the punjab municipal act enumerates the taxes which may be imposed by a municipal committee covered by the said act. section 62 lays down the procedure to impose the taxes. section 63 to section 68 lay down the procedure ..... and that no tax can be levied for part of a year. this is the settled law on the construction of section 67 of the act as held in municipal corporation of delhi v. dr. kundan lal, (1973) 1 delhi 35(1). indeed, learned counsel appearing for the respondent does not dispute ..... where a building is unproductive of rent for a given period. (12) in the municipal corporation of greater bombay v. m/s. polychem ltd., : [1974]3scr687 , the court was construing the provisions of the bombay municipal corporation act, 1888. it was observed that so long as a building is not completed or ..... the supreme court in making the above observations was really approving the decision of the bombay high court in m/s. polychem ltd. v. the municipal corporation of greater bombay, 1969(71) blr 398(3) so far as it held that a building attracts levy only on being completed so as .....

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Aug 21 1995 (HC)

Bright Food Industries Vs. New Delhi Municipal Committee and anr.

Court : Delhi

Reported in : 1995(34)DRJ543

..... good industries. (7) learned counsel for the defendant urged before me that in view of the provisions of section 47 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 every contract made on behalf of the municipal committee must be signed by two members, one of whom must be president or vice- president and the same must be counter ..... the administrator was functioning at the time when the contract in question was entered into, the contract executed by the administrator on behalf of the defendant municipal corporation is valid and legal and the same is binding on the defendant. i am, thereforee, unable to accept the contention of the defendant ..... his affidavit on 13.12.1994. .the heading of the said document reads: 'this agreement is made this .2nd day of september 1992 between new delhi municipal committee, palika kendra, parliament street, new delhi (hereinafter called the first party) and m/s.bright good industries, south of g.t. road, industrial area ..... n.d.m.c. the administrator for n.d.m.c. comes into picture when an action is taken against the municipal committee under section 238 and when the municipal committee is not actually functioning. it is very pertinent to note that defendant has nowhere pleaded in its written statement that in ..... signed by the secretary. thereforee, as the contract in question is not signed by two members of the municipal committee the same is not valid and legal. in support of this contention he has cited before me the cases of h.s. rikhi vs . .....

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Jan 15 2001 (SC)

Delhi Golf Club Ltd. and anr. Vs. N.D.M.C.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR2001SC615; JT2001(2)SC447; 2001(1)SCALE189; [2001]1SCR376

..... dated 13.2.69 purporting to assess the property in the hands of the club and proposed to assess the house/property tax under section 65 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (hereinafter referred to as the 'act') in relation to the golf area (open land) and the building standing thereon at the annual value of rs.1,32,83,357.71. as required in ..... case of necessity.8. the next ground of challenge is based on the taxability of the property in question in the hands of the appellant-club. section 61 of act enables the municipal committee to impose the various category of taxes enumerated therein. the power to levy the house/property tax in question is traceable to clause (a) which refers to 'a ..... property and, therefore, was not liable to be assessed to tax under section 61 of the act, that the suit was not barred under section 86 of the act and that the assessment was also not in conformity with section 3 (1) of the act. aggrieved, the municipal committee pursued the matter on appeal before the district court in rca no.12976 and 130 ..... envisaged under section 61(1)(a) is property tax levied qua ownership of the property within the municipal limits and income therefrom, not a service tax payable for the service rendered to the person in occupation of the land or building. that apart, the act itself has a definition of its own rendering it unnecessary to delve into general connotation of the .....

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Mar 12 1982 (HC)

Gobind Pershad Jagdish Pershad Vs. New Delhi Municipal Committee

Court : Delhi

Reported in : AIR1982Delhi319; 22(1982)DLT99; 1982(3)DRJ199; 1982RLR340

(1) punjab municipal act, 1911, s.171 section 171(4) is an 'existing law' within the meaning of clause(5) of article 31 of the constitution. by its mere extension to the area of jnew delhi municipal committee by a notification issued on june 3, 1958 it does not become a new law. passages in cannaaght place, gonnaught circus and radial roads are 'public streets:

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Jan 28 1992 (HC)

Brij Bans Bahadur Vs. New Delhi Municipal Committee and ors.

Court : Delhi

Reported in : 47(1992)DLT21

..... to over-reach this court by filing a civil suit for permanent injunction and securing an interim injunction.(9) section 189 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 requires that no person shall erect or re-erect or commence to erect or re-erect a building without the sanction of the committee ..... down that where a tenant without the permission of the owner illegally carries out massive constructions and structural changes, the authorities under the punjab municipal act is powerless to direct demolition of such aconstruction. in the express newspaper case the supreme court has directed the ndmc to compound the illegal ..... safety measures is bound to endanger the life and safety of the visiting public it may be noted that all the requirements of the punjab municipal act and the building bye-laws in regard to construction and r construction assume that it is only the owner of the building who can ..... of all laws and building bye-laws by a tenant who, without the authorisation by the landlord and without the sanction plan from the municipal authorities has carried out massive construction inside the tenanted premises. the tenanted premises are located at 46, janpath, new delhi, where respondents 4 ..... the demolition is necessary for the additional reason that the construction is made without the clearance under the delhi fire prevention and fire safety act,1986, thus, endangering the lives of the public visiting the restaurant. allowing illegal construction of this nature by the ndmc and carrying out .....

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May 01 1981 (HC)

Kuldip Singh Dhingra Vs. New Delhi Municipal Committee

Court : Delhi

Reported in : 20(1981)DLT141

..... -73. the property owners claimed that they are residents of amritsar. a notice under sub-section (2) of section 215 of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (the act) was sent in a registered cover addressed to their amritsar address by the new delhi municipal gommittee (herein the committee). it appears that these notices were returned unserved because the addresses were not available on the given address ..... . (4) i had an occasion to examine similar matter under the delhi municipal corporation act, 1957 and had come to the conclusion that where the appellate authority can grant adequate relief wnich is asked for by the civil court, then it shall be deemed that ..... 1945 lah 81 was dited in support. civil court's julisdiclion is not ousted if the tribunal abuses its powers or does not act under the act but in violation of its provisions; firm seth badha kishan v, adminisliator municipal committee ludhiana, : [1964]2scr273 and 'the state, of west bengal v. the indian iron and steel co. ltd., air 1970 s.c. 2298 ..... with, and that is a finding of fact. (6) that apart mr. mittal referred to munshi ram and ors. v. municipal committee chheharta, : [1979]118itr488(sc) . the supreme court held that it is clear that sections 84 and 86 of the act bar, by inevitable implication of the civil court where the grievance of the party relates to an assessment or the .....

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Jun 22 1961 (HC)

Siri Ram and anr. Vs. Niranjan Singh and ors.

Court : Himachal Pradesh

Reported in : AIR1962HP52

..... to seek election to the municipal committee nahan. disqualifications for membership have been set forth in rule 7 of the aforesaid rules ..... main question that arises for decision is as to whether under the municipal election rules 1957 framed by the lieutenant governor himachal pradesh in exercise of the powers vested in him under sections 242 and 258 of the punjab municipal act, 1911, as applied to himachal pradesh, respondent no. 1 was not qualified ..... on 21st of march 1956 when the life insurance (emergency provisions) act no. 9 of 1956 came into force. he was then a member of the municipal board chandausi. section 13(d)(f) of the u.p. municipalities act inter alia provided that a person shall be disqualified for being a member ..... to the control of the government of india or the government of the state should also be a disqualification for seeking election to the municipal committee nothing would have been easier than to have made a specific provision to that effect. it would thus appear that the mere fact ..... the petitioners and respondent no. 1 to both the petitions (hereinafter to be styled as respondent no. 1) were candidates for election to the municipal committee, nahan. they filed their nomination papers. an objection was raised at the instance of the petitioners that respondent no. 1 was not qualified .....

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Apr 08 2004 (SC)

Nanha Ram and ors. Vs. Chandigarh Administration and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : JT2004(5)SC344; (2004)138PLR503; 2004(4)SCALE333; (2004)9SCC749; (2004)3UPLBEC2255

..... writ petitions were dismissed by a division bench relying upon two earlier decisions rendered in similar writ petitions.3. in exercise of powers conferred by sections 188 and 199 of punjab municipal act, 1911, the chandigarh administration has framed bye-laws known as chandigarh hand cart (control & regulation) bye-laws, 1976. bye-law no. 8 provides that no person shall use a handcart contrary ..... .p. mathur, j. 1. these petitions by special leave have been preferred against the judgment and order dated 22.4.2002 of a division bench of the high court of punjab and haryana.2. the petitioners are carrying on business of selling fruits and vegetables on their 'rehries' (hand carts) in the grain market in sector 26 in the city of .....

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Jul 14 1993 (SC)

M/S. Gobind Pershad Jagdish Pershad Vs. New Delhi Municipal Committee

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1993SC2313; JT1993(4)SC233; (1994)106PLR76; 1993(3)SCALE208; (1993)4SCC69; [1993]Supp1SCR237

..... in front of the shop, owned by the appellant, in the connaught circus, new delhi, as 'public street' under section 171(4) of the punjab municipal act, 1911 (the act). the trial court answered the question in the affirmative and dismissed the suit filed by the appellant-plaintiff. the appeal against the said order was dismissed by ..... has been so put up, the owner or any one of several owners of such street or part of a street lodge objection thereto at the municipal office, the municipal committee may, by notice in writing, put up in such street, or such part, declare the same to be public street vested in the committee ..... for the public. in a situation like this it is necessary for the committee to step in and exercise its powers under section 171(4) of the act. the committee exercises regulatory control and is responsible for the repair and upkeep of the 'public streets'. the verandah in dispute is a 'street'. it has ..... a 'street', then he has no right to claim any compensation when the same property is made a 'public street' under section 171(4) of the act. the 'streets' are meant for public use. it is necessary that the 'streets' which are being used by the public are frequently repaired and are also ..... .9. we agree with the learned counsel for the appellant that before a space can be held to be a 'street' under the act, there must be .....

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